Live Music: Regina Spektor at the Greek Theatre

Enchantment in the Forest By Allegra Heckman Alternative singer-songwriter-pianist Regina Spektor gave a truly inspired performance to a sold-out audience at L.A.’s Greek Theatre Tuesday night.. Spektor has emerged as one of her generation’s most original and talented artists. With no introduction but our cheers, Regina took the stage and began with her bluesy a… Read More Live Music: Regina Spektor at the Greek Theatre

CDs: More Songs of the Holidays

By Don Heckman Blackmore’s Night “Winter Carols” (Minstrelhall Music) Richie Blackmore of Deep Purple, along with his partner, singer Candice Night, have created a rich, colorful holiday portrait, using electric guitar, period instruments, soaring vocals and multi-layered instrumental textures.  The songs range from classic carols to a new song, “Christmas Eve,” and the Rednex’ “Wish… Read More CDs: More Songs of the Holidays